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premature

(of an infant) weighing less than 2500 g (5½ lbs) and usually born before the end of the full period of gestation
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If the slogan of immediate establishment of a workers' government, the battle cry of millions of German workers, was a failure because of its prematureness, because the theory of universality of laws of revolution as promulgated after the Russian Revolution does not hold true, was it not all the more silly to put forth the slogan in the victorious nations?
Relying primarily on the prematureness argument, the dissent concluded: "The policy at issue here may be applied in an unconstitutional manner, but it would be time enough to invalidate it if that is found to be the case.
None of them had founded a movement as successful as his, and while this may be partly attributed to the historical prematureness of their message, earlier reformers lacked Luther's expressive genius and force of personality.